Zolisa Xaluva
Former 'Generations' and 'Gomora' actor, Zolisa Xaluva. Image via Twitter @mbuyiselodeyi

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Zolisa Xaluva reportedly fired from ‘Smoke and Mirrors’

E.tv’s ‘Smoke and Mirrors’ has reportedly fired award-winning actor Zolisa Xaluva, who plays Caesar in the telenovela.

30-11-23 08:11
Zolisa Xaluva
Former 'Generations' and 'Gomora' actor, Zolisa Xaluva. Image via Twitter @mbuyiselodeyi

Legendary actor Zolisa Xaluva, who joined e.tv’s telenovela Smoke and Mirrors earlier this year as Caesar has reportedly been dropped.

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Entertainment commentator Phil Mphela has announced that talented actor Zolisa Xaluva has been let go by popular telenovela Smoke and Mirrors.

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“Zolisa Xaluva fired from #etvSmokeAndMirrors. The prolific award-winning actor has been let go from the hit e.tv telenovela — which is the 7th most watched show in South Africa. The role of ruthless businessman, Caesar, will likely be recast,” said Mphela.

It is unclear why the fan-favourite actor has been fired from the show at this time. The South African reached out to Mr Xaluva who was not available for a comment at the time of publishing this article.

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@iamdjmfundisi: “I’m reminded of the JZ era where his cabinet was always reshuffled at midnight.”

@indlovukazi_3: “This guy always gets fired from every show he is in. The unfortunate part is he kills every role, and he is very talented.”

@NmabokelaNonoza: “They are wrong. Xolisa is well behaved, I don’t care what he did. But the guy is a legend and doesn’t have bad manners. So, in this case etvsmokers are wrong.”

@thoriiso_m: “Yes. The production team is the one that is wrong, Zolisa could never.”

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